Daily Archives: September 8, 2022

The View from Somewhere: Undoing the Myth of Journalistic Objectivity – Lewis Raven Wallace

#MeToo. #BlackLivesMatter. #NeverAgain. #WontBeErased. Though both the right- and left-wing media claim “objectivity” in their reporting of these and other contentious issues, the American public has become increasingly cynical about truth, fact, and reality. In The View from Somewhere, Lewis Raven Wallace dives deep into the history of “objectivity” in journalism and how its been used to gatekeep and silence marginalized writers as far back as Ida B. Wells. At its core, this is a book about fierce journalists who have pursued truth and transparency and ...

The Brilliant Mirage: A Novel – Nadija Mujagic

When Carl Walker is offered a rare opportunity to become rich beyond his wildest dreams, will he be willing to make the sacrifices needed to make his dreams come true? It is the year 1987. Carl Walker, a retired widower, is having an ordinary day when his neighbor tells him there are stashed diamonds that remained hidden in a secret location since World War II. The secret is safe with only a few, including an elderly woman who would be an excellent source for information ...